Canyonlands National Park Newswire

Canyonlands National Park Newswire

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  1. Float Through Canyonlands National Park With The TravelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | National Parks Traveler

    Escape from the realities of day-to-day life this September and relax during a six-day float trip through Canyonlands National Park/NPT Late September into October is typically a season of transition for much of the country, but in Canyonlands National Park in Utah it offers daytime temperatures in the upper 80s and into the 90s, cool evenings, and scant chance of rain. And when the sun goes down this September, telescopes will come out on the banks of the Colorado River during Traveler's float through this national park.


  2. Top 10 YouTube Channels to Inspire You to Get OutsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Lifehacker

    ... and wild spaces, including this beautiful visitor's guide to Crater Lake (above), and others, like Canyonlands National Park in Utah, or Lassen Volcanic National Park in California. These short video guides will show you everything each of the parks ...


  3. It's Time to Protect the Bears EarsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Sierra

    ... of unprotected canyons, mesas, arches, and redrock formations similar to those of the adjacent Canyonlands National Park. It would be the largest monument President Obama has ever designated -- only California's Mojave Trails even comes close at 1.6 ...


  4. PacifiCorp will appeal order designed to help clear the air in national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Deseret News

    Airport Tower in shadow is seen from Buck Canyon Overlook at Canyonlands National Park on Feb.3, 2002. PacifiCorp said it will appeal the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's June decision to impose federal restrictions on a pair of Utah power plants to reduce emissions as part of an effort to reduce regional haze at national parks and monuments.


  5. MoreRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | Art Daily

    ... of Marsden Hartley and the California Impressionists, Martin began the project in March of 2011 in Canyonlands National Park and concluded the tour in February 2016 in Glacier National Park. To date, more than 150 canvases and studies have been ...


  6. Terry Tempest Williams: With monument proposal, tribes open door to new way of seeing public landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Mountain and Ouray Ute nations who are calling for the protection of 1.9 million acres adjacent to Canyonlands National Park in the remote region of Cedar Mesa. The coalition of five tribes - supported by more than 20 tribes within the American ...


  7. Sure, you can go on a week's safari in Africa or spend seven days...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | CNN

    ... round trip if you spend some time at the waterfall and walk at a comfortable pace. Located in Canyonlands National Park, Mesa Arch is an iconic sunrise photography spot. It might be crowded, but it's an unmissable sight. It's best to get there an ...


  8. 10 drop-dead gorgeous backpacking trips in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Alltop

    ... and makes for what just might be the best life-list backpacking trip in the national parks Canyonlands National Park is a place to wander a bit, test your navigation skills, and leave the easy marked trails behind. This is no hike for the ...


  9. Traveler's Gear Box: Wind WarriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | National Parks Traveler

    ... natural barriers. This warrior also just might come in handy for Traveler's river trip through Canyonlands National Park later this year; some riverside campsites are pretty sandy, and gusting breezes kick up the sand. The Wind Warrior, placed ...


  10. National Park Service Announces 2016 Fire RestrictionsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Canyonlands National Park

    Due to very dry conditions and increasing fire danger in Southeast Utah, Superintendent Kate Cannon has announced fire restrictions for Arches and Canyonlands national parks, and Natural Bridges and Hovenweep national monuments. Beginning at 12:01 am on Friday, July 1, 2016, fires will be permitted only in designated fire grates in developed campgrounds and picnic areas.


  11. Gates Of Lodore Float Trip Perfect Antidote For High Summer HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... in 1869. In late September the Traveler will return to the water, with a six-day trip through Canyonlands National Park on the Colorado River. Timed to coincide with the new moon, this family-friendly trip will feature Kevin Poe, the National Park ...


  12. Creepytings Banned From National ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... of her work and one image showing Nocket scrawling a smoking woman on a clay cliff face in Canyonlands National Park. Earlier this week a federal judge in California banned graffiti vandal Casey Nocket from entering all federal parkland after she ...


  13. Plight of river downstream of McPhee Dam is a sad story indeedRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Cortez Journal News

    ... tic, rugged landscape of sandstone canyons, the area rivals the more famous sculpted topography of Canyonlands National Park, but with scenic differences provided by higher altitude and a more temperate climate.


  14. American landscapes that made the big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in the world. Few people know that Thelma and Louise took their final leap at Dead Horse Point in Canyonlands National Park - not the Grand Canyon. Filming continues today including more recent productions like Gravity, Transformers: Age of ...


  15. How A Reddit User Tracked Down A National Parks VandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | PSFK

    ... "We have sites that don't exist any more because of vandalism, and we have to protect it." Image: Canyonlands national park. Casey Nocket drew faces in acrylic paint in at least six national parks, including Canyonlands. Photograph:


  16. N.Y. graffiti artist banned from national parks for vandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... of her work and one image showing Nocket scrawling a smoking woman on a clay cliff face in Canyonlands National Park. At one point, a commenter frowned at Nocket's choice of acrylic, but she did not appear to show remorse. The online witch hunt for ...


  17. Military and Veteran 2016 Adventure CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Sierra

    ... Cancellations within two weeks of the trip start date and no-shows will forfeit their deposit. Canyonlands National Park Salt Creek - Lavender Canyon Loop 23.4 miles 4 days, 3 nights on the trail Military Outdoors is looking for 10 motivated service ...


  18. Woman Pleads Guilty to Defacing Rocks at 7 National ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KQED

    ... from one of Casey Nocket's social media accounts shows her defacing a rock face in Utah's Canyonlands National Park. Nocket was sentenced to two years' probation and 200 hours of community service. Judge Sheila K. Oberto also banned Nocket from ...


  19. Woman sentenced to probation for graffiti at seven U.S. national parksRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Reuters

    ... touches on an acrylic drawing of a cigarette-smoking figure scrawled on a canyon wall at Utah's Canyonlands National Park. Others showed drawings of a woman with blue hair on a ledge overlooking Oregon's Crater Lake and a bald man with a snake ...


  20. Woman sentenced for defacing rock formations in seven national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 |

    ... The damage took place in Rocky Mountain National Park (Colorado), Colorado National Monument, Canyonlands National Park and Zion National Park (Utah), Death Valley National Park and Yosemite National Park (California) and Crater Lake National Park ...